Australia Victoria Bendigo
Medal - Bendigo Miners and Engine Drivers Exhibition 1896 (AD)
Mint: F. Prescott, Bendigo
Other Details: Bendigo Miners and Engine Drivers Exhibition medal issued in 1896 by F. Prescott, Bendigo.
A gilt commemorative medal (23 mm diameter) featuring a view of mine head within a wreath which is decorated with a wheat-sheaf and a wine barrel.
IN/COMMEMORATION/OF THE/BENDIGO.MINERS/AND/ENGINE.DRIVERS/EXHIBITION./ 1896.
F.PRESCOTT BENDIGO View of mine head within a wreath, at centre btm. miners shield of arms etc
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), George McArthur, 15/3/1976
IN/COMMEMORATION/OF THE/BENDIGO.MINERS/AND/ENGINE.DRIVERS/EXHIBITION./ 1896. (obverse) F.PRESCOTT BENDIGO View of mine head within a wreath, at centre btm. miners shield of arms etc (reverse)
Type of item
5.86 g (Weight)
[Thesis] Lugton, Mary E. 1989. George McArthur of Maldon: his Life and his Book Collection.
[Catalogue] Morrison, Ian. 2003. The Baker of Maldon.